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#1 OFFLINE   thebigeazy

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 07:55 AM

I'm planning to test U-Verse for 30 days.  The slow channel changing and loss-of-signal during rain is the main purpose for checking out U-Verse.

 

My question is, my family has several hours of recordings on each (3) DVR.  Will I lose these recordings if I suspend DTV for 30 days?  I am out of my two year contract, so suspending/cancelling is not a problem.

 

Anything else I should be aware of, if U-Verse doesn't work out.

 

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#2 OFFLINE   jimmie57

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 10:35 AM

Read all the posts in this thread.

http://www.dbstalk.c...t-uverse-v-dtv/

 

I think your recordings are safe unless the hard drives fail in the receivers.


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Posted 08 February 2014 - 12:49 PM

Your recording are safe for a little bit if you disconnect the coax cable from the DVR BEFORE suspending. When the authorization times out, you won't be able to access the recordings.


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#4 OFFLINE   inkahauts

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Posted 09 February 2014 - 01:37 PM

But if he re activates they will still be there




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